India has 26 'potential' cases of bleeding, clotting after Covishield vaccine: Govt report

New Delhi, May 17 -- The health ministry on Monday said that a government panel on AEFI (adverse events following immunisation) has found 26 potential cases of bleeding and clotting after administrati... Read More

Covid-19: Delhi govt to organise vaccination drive for media houses, bear cost of vaccines

New Delhi, May 7 -- The AAP-led Delhi Government on Friday decided to organise a mass coronavirus vaccination drive for all the media houses, including electronic print and digital media. The Delhi G... Read More

Covid moving towards Eastern India as Bengal, Odisha see surge in daily cases, deaths: Govt

New Delhi, May 5 -- India's second wave of Covid-19, which started hitting the nation from the west, with Maharashtra seeing a huge spike in the number of infections, is moving towards Eastern India a... Read More

Maharashtra: Have started preparing for 'possible third Covid-19 wave', says Uddhav Thackeray

New Delhi, May 5 -- Hours after the principal scientific advisor to the central government said a third wave of the coronavirus is "inevitable", Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesda... Read More

Covaxin price: Rs.600 for states, Rs.1,200 for private hospitals, Bharat Biotech announces

New Delhi, April 24 -- Bharat Biotech's Covaxin will be available to state governments at Rs.600 a dose and private hospitals at Rs.1,200 a dose, the Hyderabad-based company said on Saturday. "Follow... Read More

PM Modi chairs high-level meeting amid oxygen crisis, asks officials to increase production

New Delhi, April 22 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday chaired a high-level meeting to review oxygen supply across the country and discuss ways to boost its availability as the more deadly se... Read More

Tamil Nadu to impose night curfew, Sunday lockdown in state: Check timings, other details

New Delhi, April 18 -- With Tamil Nadu recording a major spike in Covid-19 cases, the government today announced a statewide night curfew and complete lockdown on Sundays across the state. The night ... Read More

ICSE board exams for class 10, 12 postponed, new dates to be announced later

New Delhi, April 16 -- The Indian Certificate of Secondary Education (ICSE) on Friday postponed the board exams for classes 10 and 12 amid an unprecedented surge in coronavirus cases across the countr... Read More

Monuments and museums under ASI to remain closed till 15 May amid Covid-19 spike

New Delhi, April 15 -- All monuments, museums and sites under the central government's control will be closed till 15 May because of a massive surge in Covid-19 cases in the country, the Union culture... Read More

NEET PG 2021 exams postponed amid Covid-19 surge, new date to be decided later

New Delhi, April 15 -- In view of a fresh wave of Covid-19 cases across India, the Central Government on Thursday decided to postpone the NEET-PG medical entrance exams. The National Board of Examinat... Read More